27 November 2007,
Price realised HKD 3,007,500
Estimate HKD 2,500,000 - HKD 3,500,000
A FINE LARGE SACRIFICIAL-BLUE GLAZE VASE, MEIPING
QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The vase is well-potted with a short, slightly flared cylindrical neck, the broad angular shoulder tapering gently to the narrow foot, the exterior with a brilliant purplish-blue glaze
13 5/8 in. (34.5 cm.) high, box
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A similar Qianlong-marked vase of this blue glaze in the Zhuyuetang Collection was included in the exhibition, Shimmering Colours, Monochromes of the Yuan to the Qing Periods, Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2005, p. 129, no. 62.
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